Terms and conditions of use

This page explains the terms of use for identitymethods.co.uk. You must agree to these to use identitymethods.co.uk.

Who we are

identitymethods.co.uk is managed by Identity Methods Ltd., a company with the registration number 07867649, incorporated in England & Wales. Any usage of the terms ‘we’, ‘us’ and ‘our’ refers to Identity Methods, Ltd. Any usage of the terms ‘user’, ‘you’ or ‘your’ refers to anyone outside of Identity Methods, Ltd. who accesses this website.

Using identitymethods.co.uk

You agree to use identitymethods.co.uk only for lawful purposes. You must also use it in a way that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of, this site by anyone else.

We update identitymethods.co.uk all the time. We can change or remove content at any time without notice.

Services and transactions

You can use identitymethods.co.uk to access services, downloads and information.

These can be managed by Identity Methods or any one of our partners and technology providers.

Some services have their own terms and conditions which also apply – read these before you use the service.

Linking to identitymethods.co.uk

We welcome and encourage other websites to link to identitymethods.co.uk.

You must contact us for permission if you want to either:

  • charge your website’s users to click on a link to any page on identitymethods.co.uk
  • say your website is associated with or endorsed by Identity Methods, Ltd.

Linking from identitymethods.co.uk

identitymethods.co.uk links to websites that are managed by other service providers and organisations. We do not have any control over the content on these websites.

We’re not responsible for:

  • the protection of any information you give to these websites
  • any loss or damage that may come from your use of these websites, or any other websites they link to
  • You agree to release us from any claims or disputes that may come from using these websites.

You should read all terms and conditions, privacy policies and end user licences that relate to these websites before you use them.

Linking to identitymethods.co.uk

The content on identitymethods.co.uk is subject to standard copyright as stipulated by the Copyright, Design and Patents Act of 1988. This includes, but is not limited to, logos; proprietary text, Cascading Style Sheet and Hypertext Markup Language code; any downloadable content; and any branded imagery.

If any content is not subject to these protections, we’ll credit the author or copyright holder as far and as often as reasonably possible.

You can reproduce content published on identitymethods.co.uk that is not protected under the Copyright, Design and Patents Act of 1988.

Contact us if you want to reproduce a piece of content but are not sure if it’s covered by the above copyright protections.

On identitymethods.co.uk, we make some of the content, in whole and in part, available through feeds for other websites and applications to use.

The websites and applications that use our feeds are not our products, and they might use versions of our content that have been edited and stored for later use (‘cached’).

We do not give any guarantees, conditions or warranties about the accuracy or completeness of any content used by these products. We’re not liable for any loss or damage that may come from your use of these products.


While we make every effort to keep identitymethods.co.uk up to date, we do not provide any guarantees, conditions or warranties that the information will be:

  • current
  • secure
  • accurate
  • complete
  • free from bugs or viruses

We do not publish advice on identitymethods.co.uk. You should get professional or specialist advice before doing anything on the basis of the content.

We’re not liable for any loss or damage that may come from using identitymethods.co.uk. This includes:

  • any direct, indirect or consequential losses
  • any loss or damage caused by civil wrongs (‘tort’, including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise
  • the use of identitymethods.co.uk and any websites that are linked to or from it
  • the inability to use identitymethods.co.uk and any websites that are linked to or from it

This applies if the loss or damage was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things or you advised us that it might happen.

This includes (but is not limited to) the loss of your:

  • income or revenue
  • salary, benefits or other payments
  • business
  • profits or contracts
  • opportunity
  • anticipated savings
  • data
  • goodwill or reputation
  • tangible property
  • intangible property, including loss, corruption or damage to data or any computer system
  • wasted management or office time

We may still be liable for:

  • death or personal injury arising from our negligence
  • fraudulent misrepresentation
  • any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law

Requests to remove content

You can ask for content to be removed from identitymethods.co.uk. We’ll remove content:

  • in order to comply with data protection legislation covering the rights and freedoms of individuals
  • if it breaches copyright laws, contains sensitive personal data or material that may be considered obscene or defamatory

Contact us to ask for content to be removed. You’ll need to send us the web address (URL) of the content and explain why you think it should be removed. We’ll reply to let you know whether we’ll remove it.

We remove content at our discretion in discussion with the department or agency responsible for it. You can still request information under the Freedom of Information Act and the Data Protection Act.

Information about you and your visits to identitymethods.co.uk

We collect information about you in accordance with our privacy policy and our cookie policy. By using identitymethods.co.uk, you agree to us collecting this information and confirm that any data you provide is accurate.

Virus protection

We make every effort to check and test identitymethods.co.uk for viruses at every stage of production. You must make sure that the way you use identitymethods.co.uk does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which can damage your computer system.

We’re not responsible for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or computer system that might happen when you use identitymethods.co.uk.

Viruses, hacking and other offences

When using identitymethods.co.uk, you must not introduce viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or any other material that’s malicious or technologically harmful.

You must not try to gain unauthorised access to identitymethods.co.uk, the server on which it’s stored, or any server, computer or database connected to it.

You must not attack identitymethods.co.uk in any way. This includes denial-of-service attacks.

We’ll report any attacks or attempts to gain unauthorised access to identitymethods.co.uk to the relevant law enforcement authorities and share information about you with them.

Governing law

These terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
Any dispute you have which relates to these terms and conditions, or your use of identitymethods.co.uk (whether it be contractual or non-contractual), will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.


There may be legal notices elsewhere on identitymethods.co.uk that relate to how you use the site.

We’re not liable if we fail to comply with these terms and conditions because of circumstances beyond our reasonable control.

We might decide not to exercise or enforce any right available to us under these terms and conditions. We can always decide to exercise or enforce that right at a later date.

Doing this once will not mean we automatically waive the right on any other occasion.

If any of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions will still apply.

Changes to these terms and conditions

Please check these terms and conditions regularly. We can update them at any time without notice.

You’ll agree to any changes if you continue to use identitymethods.co.uk after the terms and conditions have been updated.